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CCA Observes Asia Sunday-2018 on ‘Upholding the Dignity of the Disabled People’

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Posted on May 4th, 2018

The Christian Conference of Asia (CCA) will observe this year’s ‘Asia Sunday’ on 13 May, on the theme, ‘Embracing the Differently Abled and Upholding Their Dignity’. The Asia Sunday is observed every year on the Sunday before the Pentecost. The General Secretary of CCA Dr. Mathews George Chunakara requested member churches, councils and ecumenical partners […]



Myanmar Churches reflect on contextual interpretation of Asia Mission Statement


Posted on May 4th, 2018

A national consultation initiated by the Myanmar Council of Churches (MCC) to reflect on ‘Towards Contextual Interpretations of Asia Mission Statement in the Context of Myanmar’ was held on 1 May 2018 in Yangon, Myanmar. Organized by the Mission and Ecumenism Department of the MCC, the Yangon Conference was a follow-up of the Asia Mission […]



CCA Prays for a successful Inter-Korean Peace Summit


Posted on April 26th, 2018

As North and South Korean leaders are preparing for an inter-Korean summit, the Christian Conference of Asia’s (CCA) staff community organized a special prayer at the CCA headquarters in Chiang Mai, Thailand for a successful outcome of the summit. The historic summit will take place on the southern side of the truce village of Panmunjom […]



Aiming for unity within diversity in Asia by Claus Grue


Posted on April 25th, 2018      



“Young Asians must look at changing family values in Asia”, panellists urge at the AEYA


Posted on April 11th, 2018

Three panelists speaking on a session on “Changing Family Values and Cultures in Asia: Intergenerational Voices,” echoed similar concerns that traditional family values nurtured over the centuries in Asia have changed, and nuclear family system has been disappearing in many cultures in Asian countries. “The image of a family itself has been changed in Japan”, […]



AEYA discusses on ‘challenges to spirituality in a digitalized world’


Posted on April 10th, 2018

(In photo left to right: Mr. Ismael Fisco Jr., Ms. Manna Prasad, and Mr. Steven Leonard David) The third thematic session of the Asian Ecumenical Youth Assembly (AEYA) brought various perspectives on challenges to spirituality in a digitalized world and touched a chord among hundreds of young Asians who were in attendance. Two young Christian […]



Interfaith Dialogue on Light and Truth in Pluralistic Asia sheds light to pressing issues


Posted on April 10th, 2018

(In photo left to right: Rev. Dr. Aris Margianto, Swami Navananma Jnana Tapaswi, Dr. Mathews George Chunakara, Venerable Dr. Phramaha Boonchuay Doojai, Professor Chongfu Zhang) Two sessions in the afternoon on the third day of the AEYA focused on ‘Light and Truth in Pluralistic Asia’ for interfaith dialogue between Religious leaders and scholars from the […]



Fiery presentations set the stage for panel discussions at the AEYA


Posted on April 9th, 2018

The Asian Ecumenical Youth Assembly’s (AEYA) first panel presentation brought together three young leaders who discussed in depth some of the most pertinent issues and concerns affecting Asian young people. Titled ‘Emerging Issues and Concerns in Asia,’ the three panelists brought to the floor powerful presentations drawn mostly from their own lives and work. The […]



AEYA Celebrates the Risen Christ at the Asia Easter Celebration in Indonesia


Posted on April 9th, 2018

Manado, Indonesia: Songs and dances of celebration filled the Maesa Open Stadium as participants of the Asian Ecumenical Youth Assembly, together with thousands of faithful from more than one thousand congregations and denominations of Christian churches in Indonesia, came together for the Asia Easter Celebration in Tondano Stadium in the Minahasa region North Sulawesi, April […]



Asian Ecumenical Youth Assembly opens in grand celebrative ceremony

Participants of the Asian Ecumenical Youth Assembly, Manado, Indonesia

Posted on April 7th, 2018

Participants of the Asian Ecumenical Youth Assembly, Manado, Indonesia MANADO, INDONESIA – Over 350 young Christians from across Asia converged at Grand Kawanua International Convention Center in Manado, the North Sulawesi provincial capital of Indonesia to open the Asian Ecumenical Youth Assembly (AEYA). At the end of a solemn liturgical celebrative worship in a multicultural […]


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